The name on a student’s diploma will appear as the full legal name that Texas State University currently has on file. If the name on the student’s record is incorrect, the student must follow the personal information update procedure to change it. Students are able to apply for graduation until Friday, March 5, 2021 without making the name change first.
Friday, May 21, 2021 is the deadline for spring 2021 graduating students to change the legal name that will appear on their diploma. The deadline for students to change their name for the commencement program is Monday, April 12, 2021.